Analysis: Lugar's grassroots withered
May 8th, 2012
08:49 PM ET
3 years ago

Analysis: Lugar's grassroots withered

Washington (CNN) - Richard Lugar had it all - a sterling global reputation, bipartisan respect, a fat campaign bank account and 36 years of Senate experience.

But somewhere along the line he forgot Tip O'Neill's old axiom: all politics is local.

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Filed under: Indiana • Richard Lugar
soundoff (3 Responses)
  1. Gurgyl

    Good for the nation. Pass congress and senatevterm limits. Obama12.

    May 8, 2012 09:08 pm at 9:08 pm |
  2. Bruno

    Now, Indiana, do the right thing and vote for whoever is running against Mourdock in the general election.

    May 8, 2012 09:24 pm at 9:24 pm |
  3. Squigman

    No one ever said the people of Indiana, were intelligent. I guess this proves it.

    May 8, 2012 09:46 pm at 9:46 pm |